Hui Zhao Research Group

Matthew Bellus

Primary office:
785-864-1237


  • B.S. in Physics (The University of Kansas)
  • Joined KU on Spring 2013

Selected Publications

  1. Matthew Z. Bellus, Zhibin Yang, Jianhua Hao, Shu Ping Lau, and Hui Zhao, Amorphous Two-Dimensional Black Phosphorus with Exceptional Photocarrier Transport Properties2D Materials 4, 025063 (2017)​. [Full text, copyright IOP]
  2. Matthew Z. Bellus, Ming Li, Samuel D. Lane, Frank Ceballos, Qiannan Cui, Xiao Cheng Zeng, and Hui Zhao, Type-I van der Waals heterostructure Formed by MoS2 and ReS2 MonolayersNanoscale Horizons, 2, 31-36 (2017). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  3. Matthew Z. Bellus, Frank Ceballos, Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Tightly Bound Trions in Transition Metal Dichalcogenide HeterostructuresACS Nano 9, 6459-6464 (2015). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  4. Shudi Pan, Frank Ceballos, Matthew Z. Bellus, Peymon Zereshki, and Hui Zhao, Ultrafast Charge Transfer Between MoTe2 and MoS2 Monolayers2D Materials 4, 015033 (2016). [Full text, copyright IOP]
  5. Qiannan Cui, Alexey Lipatov, Jamie Wilt, Matthew Z. Bellus, Xiao-Cheng Zeng, Judy Wu, Alexander Sinitskii, and Hui Zhao, Time-Resolved Measurements of Photocarrier Dynamics in TiS3 NanoribbonsACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8, 18334 (2016) [Full text, copyright ACS].
  6. Frank Ceballos, Qiannan Cui, Matthew Z. Bellus, and Hui Zhao, Exciton Formation in Monolayer Transition Metal DichalcogenidesNanoscale 8, 11681-11688 (2016). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  7. Frank Ceballos, Matthew Z. Bellus, Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Probing Charge Transfer Excitons in a MoSe2-WS2 van der Waals HeterostructureNanoscale 7, 17523-17528 (2015). [Full text, copyright RSC]
  8. Qiannan Cui, Jiaqi He, Matthew Z. Bellus, Mirzojamhed Mirzokarimov, Tino Hofmann, Hsin-Ying Chiu, Matthew Antonik, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, and Hui Zhao,Transient Absorption Measurements on Anisotropic Monolayer ReS2Small 11, 5565-5571 (2015). [Full Text, copyright John Wiley & Sons]
  9. Jiaqi He, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, Qiannan Cui, Matthew Z. Bellus,  Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Exceptional and Anisotropic Transport Properties of Photocarriers in Black Phosphorus,  ACS Nano 9, 6436-6442 (2015). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  10. Jiaqi He, Nardeep Kumar, Matthew Z. Bellus, Hsin-Ying Chiu, Dawei He, Yongsheng Wang, and Hui Zhao, Electron Transfer and Coupling in Graphene-Tungsten Disulfide van der Waals Heterostructures, Nature Communications 5, 5622 (2014).  [Full text, copyright NPG]
  11. Frank Ceballos, Matthew Z. Bellus, Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Ultrafast Charge Separation and Indirect Exciton Formation in a MoS2-MoSe2 van der Waals Heterostructure, ACS Nano 8, 12717-12724 (2014). [Full text, copyright ACS]
  12. Rui Wang, Brian A. Ruzicka, Nardeep Kumar, Matthew Z. Bellus, Hsin-Ying Chiu, and Hui Zhao, Ultrafast and spatially resolved studies of charge carriers in atomically-thin molybdenum disulfide, Physical Review B 86, 045406 (2012). [Full Text, copyright APS]